for Robin

by Suzanne Sunshower

Hearing you died sounded like
you were trying something weirdly new

like colonizing space. Which is
something I would have felt okay about

had I not then laid awake picturing you
being the only one there.
It's Where You Find It (chapbook)                                  Copyright © 2014; All Rights Reserved by Author.
This poem also appears in Still Here (University of South Dakota/VLP) 2014.